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If you’re an introverted entrepreneur, selling doesn’t have to be an intimidating undertaking. Don’t try to sell like an extrovert. Learn how to play to your strengths and you will become an unstoppable force of sales awesomeness. Read More
Data can be used to develop products, come up with marketing campaigns, track the success of various initiatives, and basically anything else you can think of. Not all business owners necessarily take advantage of all these different types of data. But they should, according to Sujan Patel. Read More

7 Steps to Improve Your Business Credit and Get a Better Loan

7 Steps to Improve Your Business Credit and Get a Better Loan Avatar Posted by maplesummit under Finance
From http://smallbiztrends.com 8 days ago
Made Hot by: JoshRed on July 23, 2015 4:15 pm
Having a good business credit score is key to getting business loans on favorable terms today. Here are seven steps to improve your business credit score, so you can get the most favorable business loan decisions possible. Read More
When it comes to your small business website, responsive design can really give your online business a boost. Here are ten of the best free responsive WordPress themes that have responsive design built right in. Read More
Even the best time-saving apps, scheduling tools, and college interns can take your business’s social media marketing efforts only so far. If you want to get serious about social media marketing, you need to partner with an agency that offers social media advertising services. But just because you’ Read More
Social networking sites like Twitter and LinkedIn may be popular, but they haven’t replaced offline networking completely. For most small-business owners, there’s value to be gained by meeting with potential customers, business partners and peers in person. Here are actions that successful networke Read More
You may start to see a lot more bitcoin ATM machines in the near future.
Currently, there are 119 bitcoin ATM machines running in the U.S. But a new report from ATM Marketplace, a directory of product and service providers for the ATM industry, claims that by next year, the number could be in the Read More
Having the perfect business partner can help you take your business to another level even faster than you could take it on your own. Not only will you have someone to bounce ideas off of, but you can also have someone whose skill sets complement your own, making you a well-rounded team. But just li Read More
Productivity isn’t just about getting your staff to use their time more wisely.
Office productivity can also be about the technology the members of your team have at their disposal.
For example, does your staff use mobile technology effectively so team members can stay in touch with each other an Read More
No matter how amazing, super-performing and highly productive a person may be, breaks are needed to refresh both mind and body. That’s why it’s important to take a vacation away from the hustle and bustle of running your small business. But if you can’t leave it all behind, then work when necessary Read More

5 Things Your Latino Employees Wish You Understood

Latino employees are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. workforce – in fact, by some estimates one in three working …
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Matthew Needham @bigredtomato Has Business in His Blood

You could say that Matthew Needham grew up in business. His first experience in the business world came at age 6 when … More
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